bettering open source involvement

Dave Taht <dave.taht@gmail.com> Thu, 28 July 2016 08:56 UTC

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From: Dave Taht <dave.taht@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:56:26 +0200
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Subject: bettering open source involvement
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At both ietf and BBF this past week a frequent topic of conversation
was how to get more open source involvement in standards orgs...

... and one counter-thrust of mine has always been to get more
standards org members involved in open source, because that dialog has
to go both ways.

I thought I would point at several useful upcoming conferences in the
hope that perhaps there would be some members of ietf/isoc "out there"
planning some outreach in this regard.

https://www.linuxplumbersconf.org/2016/ proposals closed I think

https://linux.conf.au/proposals/ CFP due aug 5

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/program-announced-embedded-linux-conference-130000509.html

http://netdevconf.org/1.2/

That is just the first 4 that came to mind, and they are respectively,
in america, australia, berlin, and japan. There are approximately 1
zillion other conferences in that world that an ietf/isoc/bbf/etc
member might find interesting, or have something of their org they'd
like to get in front of a wider audience.

The best list I know of, is here:

http://lwn.net/Calendar/


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Dave Täht
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